Jay Scott, Canada's preeminent film critic, died Friday of liver failure brought on by complications from AIDS. He was 43.
Michael Hanel has been named VP, comedy development, at Columbia Pictures TV, continuing the reconfiguration of the company's creative affairs department under exec VP Jeff Wachtel.
Steven Seagal and Kelly LeBrock, a girl, Arissa, July 24, L.A. Both parents are actors.
Michael Silberman has been named the Samuel Goldwyn Co.’s Eastern division sales manager. Silberman, who was with October Films, will handle East Coast booking for such Goldwyn product as “Road…
Terry Hogan and D. Paul Zito, July 10, Barrington, Ill. Bride’s marketing operations manager of Williams Television Time; groom’s director of international sales for Crown Intl. Pictures.
Toronto-based Paragon Entertainment has tapped Spelling Television prexy Gary Randall to head up the company's U.S. TV operations. Also, Julie Lee has ankled Spelling's Vancouver office to head up…
Thesp Craig Sheffer, who grew up with Brad Pitt in Robert Redford's "A River Runs Through It," has been signed by United Talent Agency, it was announced Wednesday.
Jeanne Hartman and Steve Pesce, June 6, La Canada-Flintridge. Bride’s an actress/director; groom’s a TV/film writer. * * * Adell Aldrich and Thomas Doherty, June 12, L.A. Bride’s a director/script…
Howard A. Rodman and Anne Friedberg, a boy, Tristan Arthur Samuel Friedberg, May 26, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. Father’s a novelist and screenwriter; mother is non-pro. * * * Billy Bob and Pietra…
Jody Brockway has joined NBC as director of motion pictures and miniseries, following the exits of longform exex Michael Tenzer and Mindy Green (Daily Variety, July 13). Brockway comes from Hearst…